Tag Archives: Order of Saint Benedict

• How does Champagne really mature? Here’s a little summary

How does Champagne really mature? Here’s a little summary

The majority of Dom Pérignon consumers have no understanding of the Champagne maturation process, according to the prestige cuvée’s winemaker Vincent Chaperon. Speaking yesterday at the first UK showing of P2-1998 ­– the new name for Dom Pérignon’s late-release Champagne – Chaperon said that 95% of people who buy the brand don’t have any idea […]

• 10 Reasons to Love Champagne

10 Reasons to Love Champagne

“Brothers, come quickly! I’m drinking stars!” That’s what the monk screamed throughout the Benedictine abbey after he tasted his new discovery – Champagne. The monk’s name? Dom Pérignon. And now: Dom’s bubbly secret is a beloved drink of celebration all over the world. This effervescent alcohol is the most popular refreshment for making merry, and it […]